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by Suburban_Boy
Fri 20 Nov 2020, 2:43 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Pet Shop Boys on Youtube
Replies: 1577
Views: 382178

Re: Pet Shop Boys on Youtube

Do we post cover versions in this thread? :? https://youtu.be/IqjdpG8YgDM 10 time Juno nominee Lee Aaron has had a lengthy and musically adventurous career that spans rock classics, jazz, opera and more, but there’s one project she’s never taken on. A Christmas Album. It’s an idea she has considered...
by Suburban_Boy
Fri 13 Nov 2020, 4:59 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: PSB at the BBC
Replies: 70
Views: 7553

Re: PSB at the BBC

Another batch of videos uploaded.
by Suburban_Boy
Sat 31 Oct 2020, 10:26 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Pet Shop Boys on Youtube
Replies: 1577
Views: 382178

Re: Pet Shop Boys on Youtube

A masked Sir Anthony Hopkins playing Happiness is an option. Well, Vocalise by Rachmaninov.

https://www.instagram.com/p/CHA5G4AHa7k/

Happy Halloween!
by Suburban_Boy
Fri 16 Oct 2020, 4:21 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: PSB at the BBC
Replies: 70
Views: 7553

PSB at the BBC

Pet Shop Boys today announce that they are releasing on YouTube a collection of their BBC TV performances recorded between 1985 and 2012. The first volume features ten classic PSB performances on Top of the Pops and The Old Grey Whistle Test from 1985 and 1986, all of which are now available to view...
by Suburban_Boy
Fri 25 Sep 2020, 10:05 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Music Agent Pete Nash Joins ICM Partners (and takes PSB with him)
Replies: 1
Views: 818

Music Agent Pete Nash Joins ICM Partners (and takes PSB with him)

ICM Partners and its London-based agency Primary Talent International have hired music agent Pete Nash, it was announced today by Rob Prinz, head of worldwide concerts at ICM Partners and Matt Bates, head of international at PTI/ICM. Nash will be based in ICM’s New York office and brings with him a...
by Suburban_Boy
Mon 21 Sep 2020, 3:41 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Did the PSB website change?
Replies: 19
Views: 3298

Re: Did the PSB website change?

Speaking of music investments, "Primary Wave Acquires Catalog of ‘September’ Songwriter Allee Willis". Also included in the catalog are such songs as “Neutron Dance” by the Pointer Sisters, “What Have I Done to Deserve This?” by the Pet Shop Boys and Dusty Springfield, and “I’ll Be There f...
by Suburban_Boy
Mon 07 Sep 2020, 10:17 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Pet Shop Boys - Electric Ballroom
Replies: 29
Views: 4921

Pet Shop Boys - Electric Ballroom

Pet Shop Boys are delighted to confirm that they will be performing at the @electricballroomcamden, London, in 2021 as part of the "@passportgigs: Back to Our Roots" event series supporting the UK’s grassroots live music scene. The final date of the show will be revealed as soon as social ...
by Suburban_Boy
Tue 11 Aug 2020, 9:23 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Behaviour - Track by Track podcast
Replies: 4
Views: 905

Behaviour - Track by Track podcast

Join Dan Bull and Will Warren as each episode they take a brilliant pop album and go through it track by track, discussing the acts, the songwriting and production, iconic music videos and artwork, and their memories of the release. Let us know your thoughts @trackbytrackuk #trackbytrack Hosts: Dan ...
by Suburban_Boy
Thu 23 Jul 2020, 4:11 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Richard X on working with PSB and others
Replies: 11
Views: 1642

Richard X on working with PSB and others

https://lastdonutofthenight.substack.com/p/richard-x-on-working-with-mia-annie Pet Shop Boys, “Fugitive” Pet Shop Boys are one of a few legacy acts that you’ve worked with. Who were some of your idols growing up? Pretty much all synth-pop—Human League at the top. When I was very young, I liked Ultra...
by Suburban_Boy
Thu 02 Jul 2020, 1:04 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: The Pet Shop Boys paradox
Replies: 1
Views: 670

The Pet Shop Boys paradox

The Pet Shop Boys paradox Lynsey Hanley on the Pet Shop Boys and how a music duo that has always refused to play the pop game just keeps winning. https://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/the-pet-shop-boys-paradox/?utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1593684000 Originally tweeted from officia...
by Suburban_Boy
Fri 26 Jun 2020, 1:19 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Video Remasters
Replies: 50
Views: 6821

Re: Video Remasters

It's fairly slight, and certainly no Last Christmas :D Here is a comparison video for Domino Dancing: https://youtu.be/nvJeJRbD_Lg

Oh, the comparison video was also posted above, sorry, didn't notice it at first. :oops:
by Suburban_Boy
Wed 17 Jun 2020, 8:38 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Pet Shop Boys on Youtube
Replies: 1577
Views: 382178

Re: Pet Shop Boys on Youtube

So not a PSB appearance, but a very(!) quick and unexpected PSB mention.

Bill Burr being interviewed by Richard Herring and the conversation got around to talking about areas of London/New York that are considered trendy/trashy.

https://youtu.be/PX2YEKtkbxw?t=2166
by Suburban_Boy
Tue 09 Jun 2020, 7:04 am
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: Guardian 100 Greatest UK No.1's
Replies: 124
Views: 14801

Re: Guardian 100 Greatest UK No.1's

I remember something about them suing someone who implied they didnt play on their own records, but I feel like while reading the remaster booklets from years back it seemed filled with mentions of other people playing on their tunes in the studio. in fact that one interview with Pete Gleadall he a...
by Suburban_Boy
Wed 03 Jun 2020, 7:10 pm
Forum: Pet Shop Boys Discussion
Topic: New official West End girls 2020 video
Replies: 27
Views: 4416

Re: New official West End girls 2020 video

Some info from Pete on how the (just vocal I think) track was recorded. Everything goes to an appropriate group, some of which have some overall processing, which then go to the master bus for more processing! https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EZmWfutXsAMSIcX?format=jpg&name=small https://pbs.twimg.co...